a continuous or fragmented distribution of clouds all sharing the same cloud base.
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We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Also called cloud deck .
Words nearby cloud layer
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Example sentences from the Web for cloud layer
In time, Burl firmly enacted a planetary law which forbade the inexperienced to go below the cloud-layer.
In fact, presently he noticed that the whiteness which was the cloud-layer seemed to retreat before him.